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John Wood Building student accommodation

John Wood Building accommodation is for first year undergraduates and pre-sessional students in summer, located in the heart of the city centre.

Welcome to John Wood Building

John Wood Building accommodation for first-year undergraduates located in the city centre. John Wood Building is just a short walk from a large supermarket, plus all of Bath's main shops, cafes, restaurants, bars and entertainment. The accommodation is a 7 minute walk from our city centre student hub, The Virgil Building. The nearest bus stop is conveniently located just a few minutes' walk away. It takes around 20 minutes on the U1 bus to reach campus. To make you feel safe and at home, John Wood Building has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings and flats and a dedicated operations team.

A bedroom in John Wood Building

Key features of John Wood Building

Just a few of the benefits of living here.

Accommodation Prices

Find out how much it costs to live in John Wood Building and compare with our other undergraduate accommodation options.

Rooms in John Wood Building cost between £174 and £214 per week. There are 79 rooms in John Wood Building. An ensuite room costs between £211 and £214 per week, and a standard room costs between £174 and £178.

Getting to know your accommodation

Living in John Wood Building gives you everything you need to work, rest and relax.

A bedroom in John Wood Building

The majority of en suite bedrooms in John Wood Building have a double bed. There are 10 rooms with a single bed.

En suite bedrooms have:

  • standard 140cm x 183cm double bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin

Standard bedrooms have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • your own wash basin

All rooms have:

  • a large communal kitchen shared with your flatmates

Floor plan

A typical bedroom floor plan for John Wood Building. This is an example, not all bedrooms are exactly the same.

A bedroom floor plan for John Wood Building

Room numbers

John Wood Building is one block with four floors and 29 bedrooms on each.

Your room details contain your building, floor and room number. For example, the room number J4.05 means you are located in John Wood Building, fourth floor, room five.

Accommodation for students with a diagnosed medical condition or disability

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in John Wood Building.

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